Microsoft’s rapidly growing Teams application now runs on Linux — the first Microsoft 365 application to come to Linux desktops.
Diversifying the platforms the enterprise collaboration tool runs on gives Redmond a boost in its ongoing head-to-head with rival Slack.
Teams use is soaring according to Microsoft, which reported up to 20 million daily active users in November, from 13 million in July.
Slack meanwhile reports ” 5+ billion weekly actions”.
(Its December 4 quarterly filing shows that the company has just over 105,000 aid customers, up 30 percent year-over-year, but the company